Textbook of Small Animal Surgery

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Douglas H. Slatter
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2003 - Medical - 2896 pages
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This two-volume masterwork offers explicit guidelines for evaluating patients, selecting the right operation, and implementing clinically proven procedures. It covers major topics relevant to the field such as oncology, ophthalmology, dentistry, the nervous system, the urinary and reproductive systems, and more. The up-to-date 3rd edition features an increased emphasis on decision-making algorithms and high-quality images that depict relevant anatomy, diagnostic features, and sequential steps in operative procedures. Expanded, detailed coverage assists the reader with learning and applying the latest surgical techniques.

  • Contributors from three different continents and 17 countries, outstanding in their fields, lend a global perspective to the work.
  • Extensive, high-quality illustrations aid the reader in clear visualization of techniques, instrumentation, and diagnosis.
  • References for each chapter direct the reader to further sources of information.
  • An appendix of normal laboratory values for the dog and cat put this essential information within easy reach.
  • A cardiopulmonary resuscitation algorithm is printed on the inside front cover for quick and easy reference.
  • A quick guide to evaluation and initial stabilization of life-threatening cardiopulmonary complications is printed on the inside back cover for immediate access to crucial information.


  • The section on critical care has been expanded to include more complete information.
  • 10 new section editors and 146 new contributors bring new insight to topics in their areas of expertise.
  • 38 new chapters, including a chapter on arthroscopy, reflect current knowledge and advances.
  • Detailed coverage of surgery techniques present explicit, easy-to-follow guidelines and procedures.
  • An increased emphasis on decision-making algorithms makes the book even more clinically useful.
  • Each chapter has been thoroughly revised, providing the most comprehensive scope of coverage for each topic.
  

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Contents

Volume
1
CHAPTER
15
Hemostasis Surgical Bleeding and Transfusion
44
CHAPTER 4
66
CHAPTER 5
87
CHAPTER 6
113
CHAPTER 7
122
CHAPTER 8
137
CHAPTER 93
1402
CHAPTER 94
1418
CHAPTER 95
1430
Glaucoma
1454
CHAPTER 97
1477
SECTION 11
1487
CHAPTER 99
1502
CHAPTER 101
1517

SECTION 2
149
CHAPTER 12
162
CHAPTER 13
179
CHAPTER 14
185
CHAPTER 15
199
CHAPTER 16
205
Cryosurgery
222
Suture Materials Tissue Adhesives Staplers
235
CHAPTER 19
244
SECTION 3
250
chapter 23
251
CHAPTER 21
257
CHAPTER 22
274
Pedicle Grafts
292
CHAPTER 98
295
Skin Grafts
321
CHAPTER 25
339
CHAPTER 26
356
SECTION 4
373
CHAPTER 28
387
CHAPTER 29
405
chapter 48
413
CHAPTER 31
446
Diaphragmatic Pericardial and Hiatal Hernia
471
CHAPTER 34
487
CHAPTER 44
708
CHAPTER 45
727
CHAPTER 46
752
Respiratory Pathophysiology
781
CHAPTER 49
797
CHAPTER 51
814
CHAPTER 53
837
Diseases of the Trachea and Bronchi
858
CHAPTER 56
880
CHAPTER 74
889
SECTION 7
903
CHAPTER 60
921
CHAPTER 63
955
CHAPTER 64
987
CHAPTER 66
1009
CHAPTER 68
1025
Bone Marrow
1038
CHAPTER 71
1063
CHAPTER 72
1079
SECTION 9
1092
CHAPTER 75
1100
108
1108
CHAPTER 76
1118
Surgical Approaches to the Central Nervous
1148
CHAPTER 79
1173
CHAPTER 80
1193
Miscellaneous Spinal Conditions and Peripheral
1209
CHAPTER 82
1227
CHAPTER 83
1244
CHAPTER 138
1263
CHAPTER 84
1270
Rodney S Bagley
1277
EYE AND ADNEXA
1287
CHAPTER 87
1304
CHAPTER 88
1340
CHAPTER 89
1349
CHAPTER 90
1361
Cornea and Sclera
1368
CHAPTER 92
1396
CHAPTER 103
1531
SECTION 12
1558
CHAPTER 106
1575
CHAPTER 108
1594
CHAPTER 110
1618
CHAPTER 112
1633
CHAPTER 113
1651
CHAPTER 115
1672
CHAPTER 117
1694
CHAPTER 119
1711
CHAPTER 120
1724
SECTION 14
1737
Canine Elbow Dysplasia
1927
CHAPTER 1 40
1962
Boskey Carpus and Digits
1974
Curtis W Probst and Darryl M Millis
1989
Treatment of Open Fractures 1793 CHAPTER 142
2002
Internal Fracture Fixation 1798 CHAPTER 143
2009
CHAPTER 144
2019
CHAPTER 145
2061
CHAPTER 147
2097
Bone Grafts 1875 Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy
2133
Fractures of the Tibia and Fibula
2144
CHAPTER 150
2158
Arthrodesis
2170
CHAPTER 152
2180
CHAPTER 153
2190
CHAPTER 154
2208
CHAPTER 155
2246
CHAPTER 157
2260
CHAPTER 159
2272
CHAPTER 160
2285
SECTION 16
2307
CHAPTER 162
2313
CHAPTER 163
2324
CHAPTER 165
2345
CHAPTER 166
2359
CHAPTER 167
2368
CHAPTER 168
2382
CHAPTER 169
2394
CHAPTER 170
2405
CHAPTER 171
2425
CHAPTER 172
2437
Urinary System
2445
CHAPTER 174
2460
CHAPTER 175
2474
CHAPTER 176
2488
SECTION 17
2503
CHAPTER 190
2603
CHAPTER 192
2613
Elective Soft Tissue and Orthopaedic Procedures 2532
2623
SECTION 18
2630
CHAPTER 195
2638
System or Ophthalmic Disease 2552 Frank J M Verstraete
2652
Respiratory System 2564 Periodontics
2662
CHAPTER 198
2669
Hepatic and Gastrointestinal Surgery 2579 Restorative Dentistry
2678
Endocrine System 2586 Orthodontics
2686
CHAPTER 201
2696
APPENDIX
2710
1454
xxii
1487
xxxviii
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